STALAGMITE: [ photo / video ] development and production

director / photographer Steven Andrew Garcia

STEVEN @ STALAGMITE.TV

LOS ANGELES / worldwide

STEVEN ANDREW GARCIA IS A PRODUCER, DIRECTOR, AND PHOTOGRAPHER.

HIS WORK INCLUDES DOCUMENTARIES ON ARTISTS, MUSICIANS, AND ATHLETES, HIS FILMS AND PHOTOGRAPHY HAVE BEEN COMMISSIONED BY VICE, THE BERRICS, HUCK MAGAZINE, MOCA, AND VARIOUS AD AGENCIES AND RECORD LABELS.

BORN IN 1987 IN CLEARWATER, FLORIDA, STEVEN SPENT HIS TEENAGE SUMMERS ON ROADTRIPS AROUND THE USA, FILMING SKATEBOARD VIDEOS FOR WESTSIDE SKATESHOP, SKATEPARK OF TAMPA, AND 411 VIDEO MAGAZINE. AS A HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT, STEVEN WORKED IN A FILM DARKROOM AND PHOTOGRAPHED TOURING ROCK BANDS FOR THE SCHOOL PAPER. AT 19, STEVEN MOVED TO LOS ANGELES TO STUDY FILM AND ADVERTISING.

STEVEN HAS DIRECTED MUSIC VIDEOS FOR BLEACHED, MIKA MIKO, AUDACITY, AND OTHERS. HE’S BEEN A CAMERA OPERATOR FOR MUSIC FESTIVALS INCLUDING ELECTRIC DAISY CARNIVAL AND LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL. HIS COMMERCIAL WORK INCLUDES BEHIND-THE-SCENES VIDEOS FOR NIKE, VIRGIN, AND JEEP.

WHEN HE’S NOT WORKING, STEVEN ENJOYS HIKING WITH HIS DOG LAIKA, SKATEBOARDING, CONVERSATIONS WITH STRANGERS, WRITING, AND VISITING CUBA.

IN 2016, STEVEN RELEASED “TODA FUERZA” - A BOOK OF PHOTOS SHOT IN CUBA, PUBLISHED BY CUBAONE FOUNDATION. AFTER RELEASING THE BOOK, STEVEN DEVELOPED TODA FUERZA INTO A BRAND TO SPONSOR SKATEBOARDERS AND ARTISTS IN HAVANA, CUBA.

STEVEN IS CURRENTLY BASED IN LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA.